Learning to Fly Again

The Little Bird lives in a cage, hanging from a white marble gazebo in a big garden, taken care of by the gardener. She is a plain looking little brown bird. Looking at her, you wouldn't think there was anything special about her. But the Little Bird sings a very beautiful, very sad song. Her …

Selki Lore

This is a mythological cosmology outline (or something like that) of a potential comic book series. Based on the myth of the selkies, gaelic creatures, presumed to be mythological creatures. The myth goes, the selkie people are magical shapeshifters, of a sort. They are kin to seals, and they have a seal skin. But they …

Mary & Joseph

I am writing a Novel. This month. Check out my Stats on NaNoWrMo.org!!!

Here’s a bit of what I’ve got so far. These are really still outline notes.

Mary and Joseph are childhood best friends, and also betrothed. They are both marked as future leaders of their tribe, and are both being educated and groomed very specifically for their future work. They grow up together knowing the roles they will take as adults. Their paths are convergent, their skills and talents complementary. They are sort of an opposites attract kind of couple. They are also best friends and confidants. They are each other’s advisers, counsel ors. Their paths in life are laid out for them. And neither of them question this. It is all good and right and natural.

But Mary’s education requires that she travel, and leave the tribe for some time to go to school. Some disciplines

Character Sketch – The Tear Collector

'nother comic book charcter I'm not sure exactly what storyline this character is part of. Maybe all of them. Sort of a Victorian style steampunk scientist. Thin and lean, short/medium height. Always dapper. Much like a field botanist, or a bug collector... always talking about specimens. Obsessive categorization system. Always accompanied by the delicate tinkle …

Creation Myth

Revised Wed.07.May.2014 Revised again, 14.May.2014 *** So... have you ever read some creation myths? They're always so... so... anthropomorphic. Does everyone know what anthropomorphic means? Well, you know, science always comes along and spoils all the fun by saying, "no no no, it didn't happen in that cool and interesting way, it happened in the …